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Morona Santiago
Province
Province of Morona Santiago
Flag of Morona Santiago
Flag
Coat of arms of Morona Santiago
Coat of arms
Location of Morona-Santiago Province in Ecuador.
Location of Morona-Santiago Province in Ecuador.
Cantons of Morona Santiago Province
Cantons of Morona Santiago Province
Country Ecuador
Established February 24, 1954
Area
 • Province 25.690 km2 (9.919 sq mi)
Population (2010 census)
 • Province 147,940
 • Density 5,758.66/km2 (14,914.9/sq mi)
 • Urban 41,155
Time zone ECT (UTC-5)
Vehicle registration V
HDI (2017) 0.708
high · 21st

Morona Santiago (Spanish pronunciation: [moˈɾona sanˈtjaɣo]) is a province in Ecuador. The province was created on February 24, 1954. The capital is Macas.

Sangay National Park is in the province.

Cantons

The province is divided into 12 cantons.

Canton Pop. (2001) Area (km²) Seat/Capital
Gualaquiza 15,288 2,203 Gualaquiza
Huamboya 5,965 653 Huamboya
Limón Indanza 10,192 2,101 General Leonidas Plaza Gutiérrez
Logroño 4,621 1,218 Logroño
Morona 31,379 5,095 Macas
Pablo Sexto 1,188 1,371 Pablo Sexto
Palora 6,317 1,436 Palora
San Juan Bosco 3,131 1,047 San Juan Bosco
Santiago de Méndez 9,841 1,691 Santiago de Méndez (Santiago)
Sucúa 14,412 893 Sucúa
Taisha 13,078 6,090 Taisha
Tiwintza     Santiago


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